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Report: Ft. Hood terrorist tried to contact Al Qaeda associates two months ago

U.S. intelligence agencies were aware months ago that Army Major Nidal Hasan was attempting to make contact with people associated with al Qaeda, two American officials briefed on classified material in the case told ABC News.

It is not known whether the intelligence agencies informed the Army that one of its officers was seeking to connect with suspected al Qaeda figures, the officials said.

One senior lawmaker said the CIA had, so far, refused to brief the intelligence committees on what, if any, knowledge they had about Hasan's efforts.

CIA director Leon Panetta and the Director of National Intelligence, Dennis Blair, have been asked by Congress "to preserve" all documents and intelligence files that relate to Hasan, according to the lawmaker.

On Sunday, Senator Joseph Lieberman (D-CT) called for an investigation into whether the Army missed signs as to whether Hasan was

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Added: Nov-9-2009 
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  • On the morning of his terrorist attack he gave a neighbor a koran and told her, "I'm going to do good work for God".

    Four hours later he began his jihadi rampage that killed 13 people and wounded 38, the deadliest terror attack ever on a U.S. military installation.


    But this absolutely positively in no way shape or form has anything to do with Islam.

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  • Remember folks, Obamas and his democrat clown car 'Department of Homeland Suckurity' were the ones warning everyone about the 'evuhl booga booga dangerous christian, conservative military vets' and to be on the look out for FOX NEWS and RUSH LIMBAUGH.

    Now we find out one of the ass clown democrats that contributed to this report was none other than a radical muslim jihad-o-phile with links to the 9/11 bombers and e-jihadi tendencies...

    This is beyond incompetence, this is negligence...or worse More..

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  • OBAMA VOTER

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  • There's a needle and a gurney wait for you hasan, get well soon cause you need to walk to the gurney LOL unless some high Government official steps in and saves your ass.

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  • Hes off his venitator soon barbituates.

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  • I see a lawsuit somewhere here.

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  • Cynthia McKinney will bake him cookies.

    Terrorist.

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